"Most powerful is he who has himself in his own power."
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Lucius Annaeus Seneca
(4 B.C.-A.D. 65) Roman Stoic philosopher, statesman, dramatist, "Seneca the Younger"
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Brilliant - I had this on my checks for years to remind me.
 -- Bill, Sarasota     
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    No wonder the establishment and the UN want to disarm the citizens - not the governments or rulers - of this world of ours. Dictators and power-hungry zealots will always fear the muzzle end of a gun.
     -- John-Dougals, nassau     
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     -- Mike, Norwalk      
    A forgotten virtue -- dare I say, the foundation of a free people.
     -- E Archer, NYC     
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    Control your base instincts and desires and you control your life. It is so very simple and yet so hard to do, apparently.
     -- Ken, Allyn, WA     
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     -- warren, olathe      
    Seneca's stature was that of our noblemen of nature Founders, with whose cause he would have identified and almost certainly supported.
     -- Patrick Henry, Red Hill     
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